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Thor Bjarne Bore

Thor Bjarne Bore, Norwegian newspaper editor. Chairman Governmental Commission on television-2, 1983-1985; member Government Commission on Freedom of Speech, since 1996; president Norwegian Church Council, since 2003. Member Norwegian Newspaper Organization (board directors 1994-1998).

Background

  • Bore, Thor Bjarne was born on January 10, 1938 in Molde, Norway. Son of Asgaut and Ragna (Refve) Bore.

  • Education

    • CandMag, University Oslo, 1961.

    Career

    • News editor Vart Land, Oslo, 1964-1966. Editor in chief Romsdals Budstikke, Molde, 1966-1970. Managing editor Vart Land, Oslo, 1970-1974, editor in chief, 1974-1983, Stavanger Aftenblad, Norway, since 1983, Chief Executive Officer Norway, since 1991.

      Chairman Norwegian Press Organization, 1991-1995, Norwegian branch International Press Institute, 1987-1991. Board directors Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation, since 2001.

    Membership

    Chairman Governmental Commission on television-2, 1983-1985. Member Government Commission on Freedom of Speech, since 1996. President Norwegian Church Council, since 2003.

    Member Norwegian Newspaper Organization (board directors 1994-1998).

    Personality

    Interests

    Marathon running.

    Connections

    • Married Marie Rein, August 1, 1964. Children: Geir Arne, Bjørn Kristoffer, Ragnhild.
    • father: Asgaut Bore
    • mother: Ragna (Refve) Bore
    • spouse: Marie Rein
    • children: Geir Arne Bore
    • Bjørn Kristoffer Bore
    • Ragnhild Bore
    Thor Bjarne Bore
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    Born January 10, 1938
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1961
      University Oslo
    • 1964 - 1966
      News editor Vart Land
      Oslo, Norway, Norway
    • 1966 - 1970
      editor in chief Romsdals Budstikke
      Molde, More og Romsdal, Norway
    • 1970 - 1974
      managing editor Vart Land
      Oslo, Norway, Norway
    • 1974 - 1983
      managing editor Vart Land
    • 1983
      managing editor Vart Land
      Norway